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12 May 2015, 1:02 pm by Michael Simkovic
In the Wall Street Journal, Professor Adam Levitin of Georgetown argues yes for private student loans and no for federal student loans, since the latter... [read post]
5 May 2015, 5:33 am by Michael Simkovic
In her latest post, Deborah Merritt maintains that scholarships conditioned on maintaining a minimum GPA or class ranking are troubling when used by law schools,... [read post]
2 Nov 2018, 11:23 am by Michael Simkovic
After crippling teachers unions in Wisconsin, the Republican controlled state government moved to slash education budgets and reduce educators' autonomy, both in K-12 education and... [read post]
12 Nov 2015, 5:58 pm by Michael Simkovic
In the Los Angeles Review of Books, Frank Pasquale reviews "The End of College" by Kevin Carey of the New America Foundation: "Tax-cutting, budget-slashing politicos... [read post]
3 Nov 2015, 12:48 pm by Michael Simkovic
Noah Feldman recently argued that law schools are not helping students with low standardized test scores by denying those students the opportunity to attend law... [read post]
6 Nov 2017, 4:45 am by Michael Simkovic
The draft tax plan unveiled last week by House Republicans targets students and educational institutions for tax increases. [read post]
18 Jun 2015, 12:23 pm by Michael Simkovic
A number of recent analyses purporting to show the negative effects of student loans compare group A, which has student loans and a bachelor’s degree... [read post]
29 Jul 2015, 7:28 pm by Michael Simkovic
How should marriage affect legal determinations of ability to pay, and therefore obligation to pay? [read post]
10 Apr 2015, 10:59 am by Michael Simkovic
Did law schools behave unethically by providing employment and earnings information without simultaneously reporting survey response rates? [read post]
3 Aug 2015, 10:01 am by Michael Simkovic
John Brooks (Georgetown) and Jonathan Glater (UC Irvine) argue in today’s Los Angeles Times that the Federal Government should raise the borrowing limit on federal... [read post]
3 Jun 2019, 11:43 am by Michael Simkovic
In a recent Wall Street Journal op-ed, Professor Philip Hamburger of Columbia calls on the federal government to impose restrictions on access to student loans... [read post]
7 May 2015, 7:28 pm by Michael Simkovic
One question in the labor economics literature is why education increases earnings. [read post]
17 Jul 2013, 2:29 pm by Michael Froomkin
The hot legal paper of the moment is undoubtedly The Economic Value of a Law Dregree by Michael Simkovic and Frank McIntyre who are respectively a law professor and professor of finance. [read post]
4 Sep 2013, 2:02 pm by Joe Patrice
[CNN] Continue reading »Follow Above the Law on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook.Tags: Al Jazeera, Books, Elizabeth Wurtzel, Frank McIntyre, Gay, Gay Marriage, Helen Wan, Law Schools, Michael Simkovic, National Jurist, Non-Sequiturs, Patricia E. [read post]
31 Jul 2014, 2:03 pm by Joe Patrice
” Congrats to Michael Simkovic on his new paper. [read post]
21 Apr 2015, 2:01 pm by Joe Patrice
[CNN] * Our old friend Professor Michael Simkovic is back and defending the decision to go to law school based on part-time job numbers because, hey, that's how the Bureau of Labor measures unemployment so it must be the same for judging employment for struggling J.D.s. [read post]
25 Aug 2015, 2:19 pm by Daniel Shaviro
  January 26 – Michael Simkovic, Seton Hall Law School.3. [read post]